Intellectual Property & Data Rights Under Government Contracts – Dayton/Webinar

Date: June 19, 2019

Time: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Eastern

Contact: Ellen Geron, 937.443.6835 -

Intellectual property is often a key component of a company’s success, making the protection of IP assets a critical business concern. Companies that do business with governmental entities must also understand the laws and policies unique to the government’s treatment of intellectual property. 

This program is designed to provide companies with strategies for understanding, developing and protecting intellectual property conceived during or used in performance of a government contract. Please join Thompson Hine attorneys Tom MasonTed LieneschSteve Elleman and Chip Purcell for a robust presentation on the following topics:

The Basics of Intellectual Property Law

  • Intellectual property overview
  • Underlying legal and policy support and relevance to government contracting issues
  • Relevant rules and processes
  • Deeper dive into the types of intellectual property: patents, trade secrets, copyrights, trademarks, and multiple protection – which type of protection should be pursued?

Applying Government Contracting Policies and Processes to IP Law

  • Rights in inventions made under contract
  • Authorization, consent and notice under the Federal Acquisition Regulation
  • Technical data rights
  • Copyrights
  • Protection of data

Special guest Paul Schlottman, Director of Strategic Initiatives at the University of Dayton School of Law, will provide a brief overview of the University’s Patent Agent and Government Contracting and Procurement Programs.

8:00 – 8:15 a.m.Breakfast and networking
8:15 – 11:00 a.m.Program

Please register online by June 14: 
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CLE credit is being requested for Ohio, Kentucky and Virginia.